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11 July — 11 July

6:00 pm — 9:00 pm


General Event, Opening Event, Performance

CIAF Artists’ Party

Bulmba-ja Arts Centre

a group of people in a gallery space with prints on the grey walls. The text "CIAF 2023 Artists' Party" is in the top left corner.

Ahead of the public opening of the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) 2023, NorthSite in partnership with the Indigenous Art Centre Alliance (IACA) is hosting the CIAF Artists’ Party; a celebration of all artists presenting work for CIAF 2023. Join us from 6PM for a Welcome to Country presented by Minjil, the official opening of the exhibitions showing at Bulmba-ja, cultural performance by Mualgal Po Gubaw Gizu Kabau Mabaigal and a live music set by The Pad Boys.

Join us on Tuesday, 11th July 2023

6:00PM Event Opens, Bar Open

6:30PM Welcome to Country by Minjil

6:45PM Opening speeches

7:00PM Cultural performance by Mualgal Po Gubaw Gizu Kabau Mabaigal dance group

7:30PM Live music set by The Pad Boys

9:00PM Event close

Click here to discover the exhibition showing in the NorthSite Gallery.


We charge a ticket fee to ensure attendance. If the ticket price is a financial barrier to attending, please email : connect@northsite.org.au

This event is presented in partnership with Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF).

Logo for NorthSite Contemporary Arts, IACA and CIAF

NorthSite Contemporary Arts, IACA Indigenous Art Centre Alliance, CIAF Cairns Indigenous Art Fair


11th July 2023
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Bulmba-ja Arts Centre
96 Abbott Street
Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia
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+61 07 4047 4910
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NorthSite Contemporary Arts
Indigenous Art Centre Alliance